Taiwan Cultural & Gourmet Tour

All about the Taiwan Cultural & Gourmet Tour.

2020 Daily Departure

Package Price:  $2648up  (Twin Sharing)  $1240up (single supplement)
Remarks: Price is based on per person twin share from Canada, plus tax and fuel surcharges. Package prices exclude TAXES, and based on minimum TWO people traveling. Prices and schedules are subject to change without prior notice. Deviation / amendment fee and restrictions will be applied. Please contact Silkway BDU for details. For responsibility, booking terms & conditions, please ask your booking agent for a copy of “General Booking Terms Conditions”.


What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • 12 days cultural and scenic tour in Taiwan
  • 10 nights 4 & 5 star hotel accommodation (with daily breakfast)
  • Guarantee private tour (English speaking : minimum 8 pax / Chinese speaking : minimum 4 pax)
  • All ground transfer
  • 8 lunch & 8 dinner (as per itinerary)
  • Entrance fees at all attractions (as per itinerary)
  • English or Mandarin speaking tour guide
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Flights
  • Meals not specified
  • Gratuities and personal expenses


  1. Day 1 Depart from Canada

    Depart from Canada to Taipei

  2. Day 2 Arrive Taipei (D)

    Upon your arrival, your local guide and vehicle have been waiting to meet and greet you. Transfer to check in hotel, then visit Yingge Old Street. 200 years ago, the production of kilns has made Yingge kiln industry destined to be Taiwan’s pottery culture. Three Gorges Old Street still exists. It is not only one of the longest old streets in northern Taiwan, but also one of the few complete and historic traditional blocks in Taiwan. Enjoy Taiwan style stone hot pot dinner.
    (Overnignt in Taoyuan – 5* Hotel COZZI Qingpu Taoyuan or same class)

  3. Day 3 Taoyuan - Miaoli (B, L, D)

    Visit Cihu. Chiang Kai-shek ’s love for this place resembles Fenghua, his hometown. He completed the “Tsinghu Lake Museum” in the 48th year of the Republic of China (1959 AD) and changed his name to Cihu in 51th year of the Republic of China (1962 AD) in memory of his mother. The Baekje tree-lined trail behind Cihu originally belonged to the Cihu Military Control Zone. In order to promote local tourism, it was lifted and opened in 1987 (1998 AD). There are many beautiful scenic spots in the trail, colorful butterflies flying in natural ecology, the highest point can also overlook the distant mountains and panoramic views of Daxi.
    Shimen Reservoir is the biggest reservoir among far eastern countries. The scenery of the lake and mountains surrounding it is poetic and spectacular all year round. Enjoy fish menu lunch.There are many scenes of ancient and charming feelings on the streets of Nanzhuang, especially at the end of Osmanthus fragrans. Residents laid more than ten pieces of laundry slabs on the irrigation water, depicting them as “washing clothes pits” while washing clothes … Enjoy mountain authentic cuisine dinner.
    (Overnignt in Miaoli – Hotel Tangyue Taian or same class)

  4. Day 4 Miaoli - Taichung (B/L/D)

    Visit Longteng Broken Bridge. This more than ninety years bridge, the mountain railway has been winding in the mountains, passing through important cities and rich land in Taiwan, driving the rapid flow of Taiwan’s cultural wisdom and the interaction between urban and rural industries, and the integrated space on the island. View the scenery of mountain cities and terraces such as Sanyi, Shengxing, and Taian. before the Republic of China (1906 AD) and has a history of more than 100 years. The facilities in the station have many Japanese-era equipment, such as the “electrical station sign” that is used as a train pass between Tai’an and now. It has been changed to a central control system, and this set of equipment has gradually become history. Enjoy Hakka style lunch.
    In the afternoon, arrive Gaomei Wetland, a large number of migratory birds arrive every autumn and winter, whether it is a short transit or a winter season, always for this piece of land that people think is useless, by listening to countless fun. Of course, you can’t miss the famous Miaodong Night Market when you come to Fengyuan in Taichung. Although there is only one street that is not long, many old shops are gathered on this street. Enjoy Taiwan style seafood dinner.
    (Overnignt in Taichung – 4.5* – In House Hotel Taichung or same class)

  5. Day 5 Taichung – Qingjing (B, L, D)

    Visit Rainbow Village, this is a colorful, child-like laneway; these colorful portraits, animals and color blocks, because of their moving local elements. The avant-garde shape of the Taichung National Opera House adopts the unique design of curved walls, holes and tubes based on the concept of “Belcan Culvert”. the concept of. Taste an unique village cuisine lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit Nantou Puli Winery and Qingjing Farm, in its broad sense, covers Qingjing Farm and its environs, from Wushe to Meifeng. Its main scenic spots include Green Green Grasslands, Guanshan Pastoral Areas, Shoushan Park Ecological Area, 487-Steps Trail, and Small Swiss Garden. Enjoy Yunan style dinner.
    (Overnight in Qingjing, 4* Notable Resort Villa or same class)

  6. Day 6 Qingjing – Chiayi (B, L, D)

    Watch the sunrise early in the morning at Hehuan Mountain. Visit The Qingqing Grassland, the most popular scenic spot of Qingjing Farm, and the most famous one is the “sheep bleating show”. The endless stretch of green grassland, where sheep flock from time to time, resembles the scenery of the Northland. Enjoy Puli local cuisine lunch. In the afternoon, visit Hinoki Mori Village, this forestry Japanese-style dormitory built in 1914 (3 years of Taisho), there are mainly 28 Japanese-style cypress historical buildings, 1 municipal monument, the only Tudor-style building in Taiwan, and the new one-hearted two-leaf hall. Buildings. Because Alishan Forestry focuses on the production of cypress wood, there was a nickname of “Hinoki” here. Later, due to changes in industry development trends, this area was re-planned and defined as a “park with forestry culture as the core and old buildings activated and reused.” Enjoy Taiwanese beef hot pot dinner.
    (Overnignt in Chiayi, 4* Hotelday+, Chiayi or same class)

  7. Day 7 Chiayi - Tainan (B, L, D)

    In the morning, we visit Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum, the building was designed with a three shapes of brush strokes exerted in ink painting. It consists of the Moyun Hall and Feibai Hall. The three shapes of brush also represents three ancient Asian civilization, which are China, India and Persia. Then we head to Budai Port, there is a direct marketing center for fishery products in the port, with a fresh area, a processing area, and a catering area. Visitors can purchase fresh seafood by themselves, or ask the dining area to prepare it in general and enjoy a delicious seafood meal. Enjoy local seafood lunch.
    In the afternoon, Visit The Crystal Church is located at the junction of Yantian (salt field) and Zhongzhou Yantian. The west coast is open and flat. In the early years, the salt field was used as the largest landscape. The person standing out of the ground was the salt pile. The crystal church used the big pile of the salt pile to connect the small pile as the image. Enjoy Tainan style dinner.
    (Overnignt in Tainan, 5* Hotel COZZI -Ximen Tainan or same class)

  8. Day 8 Tainan - Taichung (B, L, D)

    Visit Fort Provintia, nowadays known as “Chihkan Tower,” was a Dutch outpost on Formosa at a site now located in West Central District, Tainan, Taiwan. It was built in 1653 during the Dutch colonization of Taiwan. Enjoy Lotus cuisine lunch. Caoshanyue World is a limestone topography composed of sandstone and shale. It is connected with the mudstone badlands.Due to the soft geological conditions and the cutting of the surface by the rivers are rugged, the cliffs are everywhere, and the ridges are bare and jagged. Also visit Lukang Town, it was an important foreign trade port for Taiwan in the middle of the Qing Dynasty during the Dutch period. In the Dutch period, more than 6,000 deer skins were exported from Lukang every year. In the 49th year of Emperor Qianlong in Qing Dynasty (1784), the establishment of a port opened the golden period of Lukang. Enjoy Taiwan hot pot dinner.
    (Overnignt in Taichung, 4* In House Hotel Tai Chung or same class)

  9. Day 9 Taichung - Taipei (B, L, D)

    Fruit pick at Dong Shih in the morning to experience one of most popular program for visiting Taiwan. Then visit Xinshe, where is famous as secret garden of Taiwan. Enjoy Japanese Omakase lunch. In the afternoon, city tour in Taipei. Enjoy Taiwan home style dinner.
    (Overnignt in Taipei, 5* Ceasar Park Hotel Taipei or same class)

  10. Day 10 Taipei (B, L, D)

    Chiufen day tour, a popular tourist destination known for its quaint streets and alleyways, traditional teahouses, myriad food stalls and souvenir shops, and spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and the Pacific Ocean.
    (Overnignt in Taipei, 4* Linkworld Hotel Taipei or same class)

  11. Day 11 Taipei (B)

    Free for leisure to explore Taipei city on your own.
    (Overnignt in Taipei, 5* Ceasar Park Hotel Taipei or same class)

  12. Day 12 Taipei Depart (B)

    Free for leisure until departure. Transfer from Hotel to Airport for homebound flight.

Longteng Broken Bridge
Night Market Food
Qingjing Sunrise
Taoyuan - Old Street